Catering in Richmond (NSW)
An exciting opportunity has become available for an enthusiastic and experienced Part time Catering Assistant to work in our Ron Middleton VC Gardens in Richmond. The role will include assisting with the planning, cooking and preparation of the full range of meals and serving our residents meals and snacks as required whilst maintaining legislated food hygiene and safety practices. You will also be responsible for dishwashing and cleaning of the kitchen, equipment and dining area. You will be available to work weekends as well as shifts during the week.
Food Safety knowledge & experience in an Aged Care setting
Food Handlers Certificate
Experienced in cooking fresh meals
Understanding of how to develop nutritious and wholesome food including the preparation of special meals – low salt, diabetic, soft and pureed.
Experience in working in a fast-paced kitchen and or bulk food preparation
Knowledge and experience in working to the compliance of the Food Safety Standards to HACCP level
You will need your own reliable transport
You will receive:
A supportive environment committed to providing excellent care and services to our residents and clients
Salary packaging opportunities as a not for profit organisation
The opportunity to join an organisation that strives to make a genuine positive difference for our clients and residents, our people and our community
Training and development, and career progression
The successful candidate MUST undergo a National Criminal History Check, have a current flu vaccination and MUST hold valid Australian work rights/ visa.
Our commitment to diversity:
We welcome and encourage applications from people across our diverse community, especially from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. We believe everyone has the right to feel safe, respected, valued and heard regardless of their gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or disability
Please note that due to the large number of applications only those candidates that have been shortlisted will be contacted.
The application form will include these questions:
Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
How many years’ experience do you have as a catering assistant?
Do you have customer service experience?
Are you available to work outside your usual hours when required? (e.g. weekends, evenings, public holidays)
Do you hold a current Food Handlers certificate?
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